Travel Blogs from Chetek
... I will use this blog to document my activities as I continue to get ready for China.
I want to thank my family, friends and my academic advisors who have supported me as I completed my application. I appreciate having you standing behind me in my decisions. I am so blessed to have you all. Thank you!
“Adventure is a path. Real adventure – self-determined, self-motivated, often ...
Normally we are running late to the airport. Like when we were going to Paris, we almost missed the plane, no seriously. They were paging us like crazy and we had to sprint to the gate.
Today though, we were on time but of course, the plane delayed. Why is it that when you're running late, the plane is early but when you're running on time, the plane is late? Go figure!!!!
From Minneapolis, we will fly to Chicago, then to Miami and after a 4 ...
Stopped to photograph a great mural that adorned a drape protecting a building under renovation, and discovered several other murals in the small town.
We carried on travelling through Superior Wisconsin and then to Duluth
MN. Just as we entered Superior we noticed a large billboard advertising
new Ford vehicles with a 20 year, 200,000 MILE warranty!! Unfortunately
we were past it before we thought of taking a picture. Wish that could
be in Canada.
... Mall of America. The mall is big with the stores in an outer circle and four levels leaving space for kiddie rides in the middle which included a roller coaster. I had a great meal in a barbecue restaurant comprising of a burger with brisket added to the burger meat, topped with pulled pork and two thick slices of jalapeno bacon with chip - Yum!
Wonder how hot it will get tomorrow?
... aiming for his leg. They ride recumbents, a switch I am looking more and more forward to making... when I retire. They have provided incredible hospitality and good conversation this evening for which I am eternally grateful. Today was a day of firsts. I also purchased my first cheese curds. Beyond impressed, they are leagues ahead of regular cheese. I shall be on the lookout for more, and I have a hunch I will find some.. Minneapolis MN > Cumberland WI, 89 miles, day ...